Common Traffic Violations


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Moving Violations in Massachusetts

Here are some of the most common traffic violations that can affect your Car Insurance in Springfield Ma.

  • Speeding
  • Running a red light
  • Not signaling
  • Crossing the median
  • Driving in the carpool lane
  • Not stopping for school bus
  • Not stopping for pedestrians
  • Not using a seat belt
  • Driving on shoulder
  • Passing in a no-passing zone
  • Drunk driving
  • Reckless driving
  • Driving without a license, insurance, or registration
  • Felony with a motor vehicle, manslaughter
  • Operating under the influence of alcohol or drugs
  • Failing to stop at an accident
  • Evading a police officer
  • Driving while intoxicated or influence of drugs
  • Reckless driving
  • Drag racing
  • Impaired driving
  • Any blood-alcohol level in a driver under 21 years old
  • Sixteen miles per hour or more over the legal speed limit
  • Failure to yield to an emergency vehicle
  • Careless driving
  • Failure to stop for a school bus or disobeying a school crossing guard
  • Refusal of a breath test for alcohol content by a driver under 21

Your first moving violation you will not get points – each one thereafter you get 2 points.


  • The insurance company pays out less than $2000 you get 3 points
  • The insurance company pays out more than $2000 you get 4 points

DUI – you can get up to 5 points plus pay lots of money in fines and court costs.

If you have any questions about the most common traffic violations please call my office

Indian Orchard (413) 543-3800 – Forest Park (413) 781-3800